10 Things People ALWAYS Ask When They Know You’re From Arizona

This past summer, for the first time in my life, I spent a significant amount of time traveling the U.S. I met new people, tasted new foods, and saw sights I had never seen before. Among those experiences, I also had the pleasure of telling people I was from Arizona, something I’m proud of, but it was often met with a slightly incredulous look. That’s OK, because this state isn’t for most people–but it also meant getting some annoying questions about Arizona, including some ridiculous ones. Here are a few that I and plenty of other people have encountered over the years.

What other questions have you been asked about Arizona? I’d love to read your experiences in the comments section below.